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HighSchool Teacher brags about failing students who refused to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance

HighSchool Teacher brags about failing students who refused to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance

Last month a teacher from a New York state high school was suspended from teaching because of his idiotic Facebook post. He stated that he failed two students because of their refusal to stand during the Pledge of Allegiance. Newsday reported that a Uniondale High School health teacher, Steven Solomon. 58, defended his actions saying(…)

Baton Rouge Police Officer kills unarmed man during an altercation

Baton Rouge Police Officer kills unarmed man during an altercation

Baton Rouge (PPN)-An officer-involved shooting occurred Monday night at the Palms Apartments. The incident happened on Monday, November 13 around 6 p.m. at the Palms Apartments, East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner’s Office pronounced man dead at the scene. Louisiana State Police indicates an officer with the Baton Rouge Police Department (BRPD) was called out to be an escort(…)

Iberville Elementary School Coach called black children “Animals”-Exclusive Interview with Student and Parent

Iberville Elementary School Coach called black children “Animals”-Exclusive Interview with Student and Parent

Today (PPN)- Parents from Iberville Elementary School contacted Pen Point News regarding a coach saying inappropriate words to his PE class students. Tamaneica Royal is a parent of one of the students at Iberville Elementary. She spoke with Pen Point News Chief Investigator Daniel Banguel regarding the incident. “My daughter came home Friday crying to me(…)

Democratic Party waits until runoff to endorse the only Democrat in the State Treasurer’s race

Democratic Party waits until runoff to endorse the only Democrat in the State Treasurer’s race

BATON ROUGE, La. (PPN) – Today the Democratic State Central Committee chose to unanimously endorse Derrick Edwards, the only Democrat candidate for the State Treasurer’s race. There was major criticism coming from local democrats who said that the endorsement should have been made earlier on in the race. Some feel as though the endorsement will(…)

Mayor Broome appoints Darryl Gissel  as permanent CAO

Mayor Broome appoints Darryl Gissel as permanent CAO

Mayor Sharon Weston Broome will name former Mayoral Candidate Darryl Gissel as the city’s new chief administrative officer Thursday morning. Today, Broome issued a press release saying she would name a permanent CAO on Thursday. Gissel, who ran as a non-party candidate in the 2016 mayor’s race, later served on one of Broome’s transition teams.(…)

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